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Animal Research Minute – Could a hybrid form of a common over-the-counter pain medicine kill cancer?

Well, the Daily Mail reports a new super aspirin could kill more than 11 types of cancer. In new research with mice, scientists found the aspirin compound shrunk cancer tumors in the mice without toxicity. The drug essentially caused the cancer to self-destruct. With more research, scientists are hopeful this drug could help people who are fighting colon, pancreatic, prostate and breast cancer, as well as leukemia.

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